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QSO: Around the World & Back


QSO: Around the World & Back

  • Date: Sunday, 14 August 2016, 11:30am
  • Venue: QPAC Concert Hall — Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Cnr Grey St and Melbourne St, Southbank, QLD
  • Tickets: Adult: $85 - $42.50 (booking fees apply) — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (07) 3833 5044

Event Details

From home-base Australia, we will travel to North and South America, Europe and Asia, stopping along the way to perform popular works from continents, countries and everything in between. We will even venture, momentarily, into outer space.

Your travelling companions will be QSO Conductor Laureate Johannes Fritzsch, host Guy Noble and a great number of very excellent musicians!

Conductor Johannes Fritzsch
Host Guy Noble


WAGNER Overture to Der fliegende Holländer
HE ZHANHAO & CHEN GANG The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto (First Section)
MUSSORGSKY arr. Maurice Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition (4. Bydlo)
TCHAIKOVSKY Suite from Swan Lake (2. Valse)
HONEGGER Pacific 231 (Mouvement Symphonique No.1)
SIBELIUS Finlandia Op.26
ELGAR Enigma Variations Op.36 IX. (Nimrod Moderato)
DVORÁK Symphony No.9 (From the New World II. Largo)
TRADITIONAL Arr. Carmen Dragon Turkey in the Straw
VINE V: An Orchestral Fanfare

Featured non-Australian music: Wagner, He Zhanhao & Chen Gang, Mussorksky, Tchaikovsky, Honegger, Sibelius, Elgar, Chabrier, Dvorak

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (07) 3833 5044 or by email to bookings@qso.com.au

Featured Australian Works

Digital sheet music sample V : an orchestral fanfare (2002) by Carl Vine
— performed by Johannes Fritzsch and Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Featured artists

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